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About Us

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BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 14 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care.


BayCare Health System will improve the health of all we serve through community-owned health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care.


The values of BayCare are trust, respect, responsibility, excellence and dignity and reflect our responsibility to achieve health care excellence for our communities.


BayCare will advance superior health care by providing an exceptional, patient-centered experience.

BayCare by the Numbers 2016
Year Founded 1997
 Ambulatory Surgery Centers 4
 Urgent Care Centers 10
 Imaging Facilities 13
Hospitals 14
Physicians 5,400
Beds 3,4911
 Employees  25,6002
Outpatient Surgeries 59,7612
Discharges 158,9092
ER Visits 592,4872
Home Health Visits 845,2882
Total Community Benefit $266.8 million3

1 Includes beds at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital Recovery Center and St. Joseph's Hospital Behavioral Health Center

2Based on 2015 information

3 Represents unreimbursed costs for traditional charity care, Medicaid and other means-tested programs and unbilled community services 

BayCare Hospitals:

Bartow Regional Medical Center
Mease Countryside Hospital   
Mease Dunedin Hospital
Morton Plant Hospital
Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
St. Anthony's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital-North
St. Joseph's Hospital-South
St. Joseph's Children's Hospital
St. Joseph's Women's Hospital
South Florida Baptist Hospital
Winter Haven Hospital
Winter Haven Women's Hospital

Contact Information:

BayCare Health System
2985 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL 33759
1-800-BayCare (1-800-229-2273)